As Assistant Director of IRB Operations, Kim is responsible for managing the convened IRB process at Harvard Longwood Medical Area (LMA) Schools, including Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard Medical School, and Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Kim continues in her role as a member of the IRB Review Specialist team reviewing initial applications (not human subjects research, exempt, expedited and full committee), modification requests and continuing renewals.
Prior to this role Kim served as Senior IRB Review Specialist for OHRA. Prior to joining OHRA in April 2013, Kim worked as a Research Officer in the Committee on Human Studies Office at Harvard Medical School and was a Research Officer and Human Protections Administrator at both Williams James College and Suffolk University. Kim earned her BS in Psychology and her Masters of Education in Higher Education Administration from Suffolk University. Kim is a Certified IRB Professional (CIP).